Academic Competition Federation (ACF) is a quizbowl organization that produces high-quality collegiate quizbowl tournaments for everyone from new players to national champions. Our organization is completely student and volunteer-run, by quizbowl players, for quizbowl players. Our tournaments are written to reward academic knowledge, encourage learning, and foster the spirit of competition and fair play.

Please note that ACF can only accept donations from Illinois residents at this time.

Donating to ACF

ACF is a federal 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and your donation may qualify as a charitable deduction for federal income tax purposes.

If you are planning to deduct a donation of $250 or more, please contact for a written acknowledgement of the gift.

To donate, please use the PayPal button below. If you wish to make a donation without using PayPal, please contact